When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $24.98 per hour) can be spotted in Boca Raton, Fla.; Chicago, Ill. (around $16.50), Los Angeles, Calif. ($15.65), and Houston, Texas ($15.04) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $9.45, Dallas, Texas is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Florida, where the average Office Depot, Inc. employee makes $13.68 per hour.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Office Depot, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn approximately $13.47 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Office Depot, Inc. employees (55 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $9.95 per hour on average.
The highest average salaries go to Assistant Store Managers, who bring in close to $17.45 per hour, though Operations Managers are not far behind at $14.25 along with Customer Service Managers ($13.98) and Senior Sales Associates (around $10.07). Earning only $8.54 on average, Cashiers make less than most people in the company.
Certifications and Degrees
OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications earn $15.00 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Office Depot, Inc. — these employees make the most at around $17.59 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Team Leadership; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $16.17 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, the greater part of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Relations, Retail, and Sales.
Benefits and Perks
When it comes to employee benefits, Office Depot, Inc. has room for improvement — only one in eight workers are paid for vacation and sick time. The larger part of workers participate in a 401(k) program. At Office Depot, Inc., a little more than half of workers have health insurance, and just over a half of workers have dental coverage. Office Depot, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, life insurance, company store discount, and tuition reimbursement.